You are here
Home > Football > EURO 2016 > France at euro 2016

France at euro 2016

France at euro 2016

FIFA Ranking:

France is ranked 17 in the FIFA World Ranking.

 

Coach:

Didier Deschamps is the coach for the France Football team.

 

Players to watch:

  1. Kingsley Coman –He scored his first goal for France in a 4-2 win over Russia in March, and he is likely to get more opportunities at the Euros.
  2. Anthony Martial-He defied his doubters with an impressive debut campaign at Manchester United following his record-breaking transfer from Monaco. He broke into France’s senior squad in August.

Leading Scorer:

Karim Benzema (27) is the current leading scorer for France.

Thierry Henry (51) is the all time leading scorer.

 

Best Euro Cup Result:

France were winners twice. (1984 & 2000)

 

Squad:

Goalkeepers: Benoit Costil, Hugo Lloris, Steve Mandanda

Defenders: Lucas Digne , Patrice Evra , Christophe Jallet , Laurent Koscielny , Eliaquim Mangala, Adil Rami, Bacary Sagna, Samuel Umtiti

Midfielders: Yohan Cabaye, Morgan Schneiderlin, N’Golo Kante, Blaise Matuidi , Paul Pogba, Moussa Sissoko

Forwards: Kingsley Coman, Andre-Pierre Gignac , Olivier Giroud, Antoine Griezmann , Anthony Martial , Dimitri Payet

 

Leave a Reply

Top